CWG: Hoy asked for ID at Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome

Jul 25, 2014, 07:21 IST | PA Sport

Glasgow: One Glasgow Games official was left red-faced yesterday morning after stopping Sir Chris Hoy for an ID check — to gain entry to the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome.

Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome
Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome 

The velodrome media manager defended the move, saying: "This is standard procedure. Everyone entering the venue needs to go through security."

Typically, the six-time Olympic champion took it all in his stride, tweeting soon afterwards: "She was just doing her job!!"

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